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Academy Award winning actor Robert Duvall was honored with historic hand and footprint ceremony to celebrate his "50 years of excellence in film" with special guests James Caan (The Godfather, Las Vegas), Andy Garcia (City Island), Billy Bob Thornton (Faster, Friday Night Lights) and Robert Duvall's wife Luciana Pedraza (Argentine Actress) at Grauman's Chinese Theatre in Los Angeles, Ca USA January 5, 2011 Robert Duvall (Outstanding performance as Felix Bush in Sony Pictures Classics' GET LOW) is nominated for a SAG "Best Actor" award and a Broadcast Film Critics Association "Critic's Choice" award for "Best Actor." He recently won "The Best Actor Award" at the Hollywood Film Festival, followed by a Career Tribute by the Gotham Awards. He will soon be honored by the Palm Springs International Film Festival in early 2011 with the "Career Achievement Award." GET LOW is a magical and moving blend of folk tale, fable and real-life legend. GET LOW is a movie spun in the Southern storytelling tradition about the mysterious 1930s Tennessee hermit who famously threw his own rollicking funeral party, while he was still alive. The film arrives on Blu-ray® and DVD February 22, 2011 from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. Robert Duvall won the Academy Award® as Best Actor for his role in Tender Mercies, and has earned Golden Globes for his performances in Apocalypse Now, Tender Mercies, Lonesome Dove and Stalin. More recently, Duvall was honored with an Emmy Award for his iconic portrayal of "Print Ritter" in AMC's Broken Trail.